The USDA Rural Development Business Center is a centralized business hub focused on customer service and business administration. The primary responsibilities of the Business Center include supporting Rural Development’s mission-critical operations, streamlining key business functions and reducing costs through team-based and cross-functional approaches. As a centralized business hub, the Business Center is comprised of six core offices:

Office of the Chief Operations Officer
Address: USDA Rural Development
Chief Operations Office
United States Department of Agriculture
1400 Jefferson Dr., S.W. Rm 240-E
Washington D.C. 20024

Office of the Chief Operations Officer
Angilla Denton, Chief Operations Officer

Information Technology Office
Mia Jordan, Chief Information Officer

Enterprise Office
Moraima Rivera, Acting Chief Enterprise Officer

Finance Office
Tony Bainbridge, Chief Financial Officer

Human Resources Office
Helene Saylor, Acting Human Resources Director

Procurement Management Office
Lori Lloyd, Procurement Management Director

Civil Rights Office
Sharese Paylor, Acting Civil Rights Director